The Minffordd Hotel is much more than a snowdonia hotel, but rather a charming retreat with a good restaurant & cosy bar serving a good range of wines and traditional local ales and beers Let good company, a warm and friendly atmosphere create a special holiday break for you. Original parts of the hotel are over 450 years old, previously an old drover’s inn, set in the picturesque steeps sided Tal-y-llyn valley here in south snowdonia national park. with low beamed ceilings, many original features still visible, and of course a blazing log fire………..!!


We serve excellent British food using the finest of local produce,  With friendly relaxed service and very comfortable rooms, you will find yourself drifting away from the hustle and bustle of the daily grind into Tal-y-llyn perfectly laid back rural way of life. 

Ground floor rooms are suitable for those who may struggle with stairs

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We have 3 double rooms, 2 twin rooms & 2 single rooms all en-suite.  Whilst our rooms vary in size, they are, without exception, extremely warm, comfortable, and recently refurbished and are traditionally styled with a homely feel to a very good standard.

We provide cooked breakfasts from 7.30 am until 9am each morning included in any price quoted; however, we are unable to accommodate for earlier breakfasts or give further reductions to rates if breakfast is not taken.

Food is served all day in our restaurant last orders is 8.30pm and  All our meals are prepared from the fresh, locally sourced, ingredients wherever possible

Complimentary car parking is available for all guests

We are pet friendly but do ask for a £10.00 per night charge for each pet and for you to book your pet in with us at the time of booking to ensure you are allocated the correct room(s)

Free Wi-Fi connection is available the bar area only.

Minffordd is an excellent retreat for those seeking rest & relaxation or a romantic escapade and is ideal for that special occasion or celebration. Many who have returned have even dubbed it ‘a special place’. Its location can also provide the perfect base for those wishing to explore the surrounding areas and climb the famous Cader Idris Mountain

We are situated in a very rural location on the A487, the nearest towns are Dolgellau, Tywyn & Machynlleth the nearest banks & shops & small supermarkets are located in these towns all of which are a good 20 drive from us.


The warm and friendly atmosphere adds to the charming ambiance making a visit here truly memorable.